Taxon  Report   1855 
Centaurea sulphurea  Willd.
Sicilian star thistle,  sulphur knapweed
Centaurea sulphurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Centaurea sulphurea
© 2001 CDFA
Centaurea sulphurea
© 2001 CDFA
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Centaurea
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Centaurea sulphurea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CESU)

Commercial availability unknown.

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2015).

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